Advances In Cancer Research: Foundations In Cancer Research

Other | December 1, 1994

byVande Woude, George F., George F. Vande Woude

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Foundations in Cancer Research has been a feature of Advances in Cancer Research since Volume 59 in 1992. Foundations chapters provide reviews of historical and scientific depth in order to explain studies, events, and personalisties that have had a major impact upon the development of cancer research. Key ideas in these studies still inform current research thinking.

In Volume 65, the Editors present a marvelous group of seven new Foundations chapters within a single volume. Subsequent volumes will return to the orginal format of one or two Founations chapters in each volume of the Serial.


Key Features
* Describes the foundation for today's unified field of cancer research
* Provides the history of specific aspects of cancer research in personal overviews
* Reviews the origins of tumor and retro-viruses, and current concepts of carcinogenesis, genetics, tumor progression, and growth dysregulation
* Includes a biographical sketch of Sol Speigelman written by Gunther Stent

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Foundations in Cancer Research has been a feature of Advances in Cancer Research since Volume 59 in 1992. Foundations chapters provide reviews of historical and scientific depth in order to explain studies, events, and personalisties that have had a major impact upon the development of cancer research. Key ideas in these studies still ...

Format:OtherDimensions:235 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:December 1, 1994Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0080562477

ISBN - 13:9780080562476

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Table of Contents

J.F. Crow, Genetics in the Thirties.
P.D. Lawley, Historical Origins of Current Concepts of Carcinogenesis.
W.H. Clark, Jr., From the Melanocyte to Melanoma to Tumor Biology.
A.J. Levine, The Origins of the Small DNA Tumor Viruses.
M.B. Gardner, Retroviruses and Wild Mice: An Historical and Personal Perspective.
G.S. Stent, Sol Spiegelman, and A.B. Pardee, Growth Dysregulation in Cancer Cells.
Subject Index.